Alternative for Acrobat
Do you need an alternative for Acrobat?
The IT-department offers a range of free software that might have the functions you need.
If you are only going to read PDF-documents, you can use Acrobat Reader. This program is installed on all client machines.
The program PDF Creator can produce PDF copies of your document. This program is installed on all client machines.
Instructions on creating a PDF-document out of a Word-document can be found here: https://it.uib.no/Lagre_i_%C3%A5pne_dokumentformater_fra_Word
It also works in a similar fashion from other programs.
Split up or merge PDF-files?
The free version of the program PDF Split and Merge Basic can amongst other things be used to split and merge PDF-documents.
You can read more about the program here: http://www.pdfsam.org/pdfsam-basic/
NB! You shall NOT download the program from this site, but install it from our Software Center (https://it.uib.no/en/Windows_-_Software_Center)
Editable copy of the PDF-document?
If you need to make an editable copy of the PDF-document, you can use the OCR service that UIB offers.
Read more about it here: https://it.uib.no/en/Optical_Character_Recognition